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Frackers Jockey With Potash 
		
			 
		
	Miners in Top Oil Field

Frackers Jockey With Potash Miners in Top Oil Field

[ad_1] Frackers in America’s busiest oil field are butting heads with miners working to boost production of a vital crop nutrient in short supply following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Relentless drilling in the Delaware basin has pushed New Mexico’s oil production up faster than in any other state over the past 10 years. But the […]

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Inside a Chinese iPhone Plant, Foxconn Grapples With Covid Chaos

Inside a Chinese iPhone Plant, Foxconn Grapples With Covid Chaos

[ad_1] HONG KONG— Foxconn Technology 2354 -0.76% Group is scrambling to contain a weekslong Covid-19 outbreak at an iPhone factory in central China, trying to appease frightened and frustrated workers during a crucial period for smartphone orders. In Foxconn’s main Zhengzhou facility, the world’s biggest assembly site for Apple Inc.’s AAPL 7.56% iPhones, hundreds of […]

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Starbucks Union Expansion Slows a Year Into Labor Drive

Starbucks Union Expansion Slows a Year Into Labor Drive

[ad_1] Twelve Starbucks stores petitioned for representation by the Starbucks Workers United union in September, down from a peak of 71 in March, National Labor Relations Board records show. The eight petitions filed in August marked the smallest number since December, when the first Starbucks cafe voting to unionize led to a wave of other […]

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